Pokemon Black and White 2 due this fall in West

Nintendo reveals North American and European release windows for upcoming monster-catching role-playing games for the DS.


Pokemon Black Version 2 and Pokemon White Version 2 will land on North American and European shelves this fall for the DS, Nintendo has confirmed.

Black Kyurem is a mighty monster.
Black Kyurem is a mighty monster.

Over the weekend, Game Freak director Junichi Masuda revealed the new entries in the franchise, slating them to arrive this June in Japan.

In addition, Nintendo has confirmed the game's new legendary Pokemon, revealing them as black Kyurem (pictured at right) and white Kyurem.

Pokemon Black and Pokemon White, which shipped during March 2011 and went on to combine for sales of over 11 million, are the most recent installments in the core franchise. For more on those titles, check out GameSpot's reviews of Pokemon Black and White.

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